In the Kharkiv region was detained a woman who tried to smuggle from Russia to Ukraine about a kilogram of psychotropic substances. About it reports press-the SBU center.
Reportedly, the woman tried to cross the border through the checkpoint “goptovka”.
“During customs control at the international border crossing point “hoptivka” law enforcement officers found at the citizen of Ukraine three packages with psychotropic substance PVP with a total weight of almost one kilogram. Woman tried to smuggle psychotropics, hiding part of the “product” itself and in the packaging of coffee,” say the representatives of special services.
According to preliminary estimates, the value of the seized substances is about 20 thousand dollars.
In fact was opened criminal proceedings under part 3 St. 305 criminal code of Ukraine. The woman is detained, she is declared suspicion.
The sanction of article provides from 10 to 12 years of imprisonment with confiscation of property.
At the moment investigations are continuing to establish other persons involved in illegal activities.